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Bout handfuls of beautiful things among them a Japanese teapot and Diana Rigg as Mrs Emma Peel the pleasure in a well used hammer and in pop music and in Vermeer's Girl in a Red HatIn Sartwell's hands these six names of beauty and there could be thousands are revealed as simple and profound ideas about our world and our selve. turning the mind around to see beauty in different ways like entering a new culture and finding cold is hot

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Six Names of Beauty

Apha the Navajo concept hozho Sanskrit sundara and our own English language beauty Each word becomes a door onto another way of thinking about and looking at what is beautiful in the world and in our lives The earthy and the exalted the imperfect and the ideal things spaces high art sounds aromas nothingness Sartwell writes a. Analog aesthetics for a digital absurd world

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Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder but it's also in the language we use and everywhere in the world around us In this elegant witty and ultimately profound meditation on what is beautiful Crispin Sartwell begins with six words from six different cultures ancient Greek's to kalon the Japanese idea of wabi sabi Hebrew's y. A great book to just pick up and read in pieces as mini meditations on beauty in all its innumerable miraculously simple manifestations He is striving to restore a depth to beauty and its meanings in the face of the cliches and superficialities that seem to hold it hostage


10 thoughts on “Six Names of Beauty

  1. says:

    This book is another fun and anecdote heavy travelogue that zips through art history and aesthetics If you want to read a fun jaunt

  2. says:

    A great book to just pick up and read in pieces as mini meditations on beauty in all its innumerable miraculously simple manifestations He is striving to restore a depth to beauty and its meanings in the face of the cliches and superficialities that seem to hold it hostage

  3. says:

    Un libro interessante che ti spiega come un concetto in uesto caso la bellezza possa variare in base alla diversità culturale e geograficaIl concetto di bellezza varia così dalla definizione più occidentale che lo identifica come oggetto del desiderio a uella orientale giapponese dove wabi sabi connota invece ualcosa di imperfettoMolto i

  4. says:

    I find it interesting that two books I've read about the philosophy of aesthetics have bird eggs on the front cover Is it as simple as that? Fertility Legacy Eternity? The only way to defy death I love two sentiments expressed in this book; the idea that no culture hascan grow without being exposed to other cult

  5. says:

    Analog aesthetics for a digital absurd world

  6. says:

    I will brb for this lolI read this for my Philosophy Aesthetics of Art and Beauty class

  7. says:

    turning the mind around to see beauty in different ways like entering a new culture and finding cold is hot

  8. says:

    A truely beautiful experience as part of one's search for beauty at every turn Afterall you want your heart to skip a beat

  9. says:

    Philosophical musings on aesthetics and the meaning of beauty

  10. says:

    I read it during my Undergraduate Psychology classes It gave me some good insights to prepare my course project paper What is Beauty I’ll Eat You Orange Lips

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